The Best Money Can’t Buy

If I told you there was a public relations strategy that would win you a race you weren’t even in, and for free, would you believe me? Probably not, but if you don’t believe me believe John Tory.  (Photo courtesy of: Ontario PC Party on Flickr) The quintessential Torontonian politician…

The Unwanted Threesome

Source When I exposed myself as a BBM addict (no surprise to many), a friend of mine said, “Well, that’s all well and good…but what I want to know is why people can’t put down the phones when they’re out with friends. I feel like people are losing the ability…

Can’t Stop/Won’t Stop

I can count the number of people I text regularly on one hand. “But Steph,” you may ask, “you are constantly on your BlackBerry. It’s practically an extra appendage!” I don’t text. I BBM. And I BBM a heck of a lot more than I ever texted. My friends who…

Buy My Love

Forget Klout ratings.  Empire Avenue has offered a new way to measure your online self-worth – stocks! I discovered the site (still in beta) through @zbussey on Twitter, who was also kind enough to send over an invite! The premise: As you do more online, through Twitter, Facebook, and blogging, your…

Ouch, the AMS hurt my feelings!

Is there a limit to how far is too far with being politically correct? An incident that came to a head this week at Queen’s has made this a serious question.  Over the past few years, Queen’s has become known as a campus that, according to many, is chock full…

Separation Anxiety in the Digital Age

Are we virtual hoarders? I am nearly certain that, if there were such a show, I would be starring in it. Social networking sites, email accounts & blogs have become the new under-the-bed shoebox.  As we become increasingly reliant on our online existence, it is only natural that we also…

a break from my usual tirades…

I’m on reading week right now, and although I planned on blogging a lot (to make up for my recent silence) I haven’t finished a piece yet.  Thus, here are some recent ads I think are amazing.  Enjoy! This ad from Old Spice is a nice departure from the usual…